Program Content: Successful completion of this program equips students with the knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary to be a member of the emergency medical services team as a Paramedic. Students are qualified and prepared to pass the National Registry Licensure Examination.
1. Apply to Manatee Technical College here: https://manateetech.edu/apply-now
2. Attend a program information session. Call 941.752.8100 to hear a list of dates and times for current program offerings.
Length of Program: 1100 hours – approximately 12 months to complete
Dual Enrollment Available: No
Articulation: May be available towards credits at Florida public colleges/universities. Speak with a Career Counselor for more information.
Initial Pass Rate: 100% – 2018-2019
Job Placement Rate:100%
On-Time Completion Rate: 100%
Accreditation: The Manatee Technical College’s Paramedic program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs [CAAHEP] upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Profession [CoAEMSP].
8301 Lakeview Parkway Suite 111-312 Rowlett, TX 75088
25400 US Highway 19 N Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763
Download State of Florida Frameworks Sheet: Paramedic
Required Books and Materials: Bookstore Page
Latest Employment Trends: Florida Department of Economic Opportunity Regional Labor Supply Dashboard
Potential Careers and Outlook:
29-2041.00 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics
Estimated Total: $5,550*
*An additional fee for a uniform, books, supplies, and various materials is required. Fees for certifications and/or licensure may or may not be required. The price is for in-state tuition. For out-of-state tuition, speak with a Career Counselor for more information. MTC is not an I-20 institution. State Sales Tax calculated at the point of sale.
Location: MTC East Campus, 5520 Lakewood Ranch Blvd., Bradenton, FL 34211 | 941.752.8100
Start Date: August, January
Start Time: 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
For More Information: Contact Mark Toler: 941.752.8100 x 2134, Email